110 N. Wacker, Chicago June 7, 2023

Come and join the Inspiring Workplaces team on June 7th in Chicago, at 110 North Wacker for an unforgettable evening of food, drinks, and live entertainment. 

This event will showcase the inspiring organizations that are revolutionizing workplace wellbeing and engagement across North America in 2022/23.

Why attend?

  • World-class canapés and food reception
  • Live music and entertainment to keep you entertained throughout the night
  • The chance to meet and connect with leaders and professionals from over 50 prominent businesses and organizations
  • The IW Awards are your opportunity to celebrate your team’s achievements with like-minded professionals. Be part of the inspiring workplaces movement and put your business at the forefront of this transformational movement.

Don’t miss out on this incredible opportunity to network and learn from the best. Join us and let’s work together to change the world by transforming the world of work.

Dates and Times

Please see the following information to help you

  • 5:00pm Cocktails & Canapes & Music
  • 6.30pm – 7.15pm Award ceremony & keynote
  • 7.15pm – 8.15pm Band, Coffee, Desert & drink
  • 8:30pm – Close
  • 8:30pm Onwards – TBC afterparty

Your Host

Matt Manners, the CEO of Inspiring Workplaces, will commence the event by sharing his valuable insights and knowledge on what makes a workplace truly inspiring. With his extensive experience in the field, attendees can expect to gain valuable insights into the key ingredients for a successful and engaging work environment.


The Venue

110 North Wacker is a skyscraper located in the heart of Chicago’s bustling downtown district.

Situated in the city’s financial hub 110 North Wacker is known for its striking modern design and breathtaking views. From its location on the western shore of the Chicago River, the tower offers panoramic views of the city skyline, the river itself, and, of course, Lake Michigan.


Getting there

Address: 110 N Upper Wacker Dr Suite 3975, Chicago, IL 60606, United States.

Food & Drink

To start the event with an air of luxury and celebration, a champagne reception will be served.

Cold Hors d’oeuvres 

Crispy Tomato Bread (vg)
toasted pan cristal, fresh grated tomato 

Jicama and Avocado Wraps (vg)
fresh guacamole, cilantro 

Jumbo Shrimp on Ice 
Bombay Cocktail Sauce

Seared Tuna Wonton
Sushi Grade Tuna, Coriander-Pepper Crust, Sriracha Mayo

Hot Hors d’oeuvres 

Patatas Bravas (vg)
fried potato, spicy brava sauce, alioli

Crispy Fish Sliders
Tartar Sauce, Pickle, Housemade Sesame Bun

Fried Chicken Sliders
Bacon Mayo, Tomato, Dill Pickle, Housemade Sesame Bun

Gibsons Filet Mignon Sliders
Maitre d’ Butter

Mini Crab Cakes
Jumbo Lump Crabmeat, Hot Pink Mayo

Mini Vegetable Empanadas (v)
Roasted Sweet Potato, Smoked Mozzarella, Chipotle Aioli

Skirt Steak Skewers

Spinach & Feta Turnovers (v)
Garlic, Spinach, Feta, Phyllo Dough


Premium, Call, & House Brand Liquor, House Wine, Domestic and Imported Bottled Beer, & Soft Drinks

Looking for somewhere to stay?

We’ve secured you a preferential rate at the VOCO hotel. Click here to secure your rate.

Nestled in River North, the new downtown Chicago hotel features stylish guestrooms for you to relax in, free Wi-Fi, an indoor pool, and modern event spaces. The hotel also provides direct access to theMART via a skybridge. From Millennium Park and the Magnificent Mile, to some of the Chicago’s best restaurants in the West Loop and Fulton Market, voco™ Downtown Chicago is just minutes away from the Windy City’s iconic sites.

Chicago Downtown

350 W. Wolf Point Plaza
Chicago Illinois 60654

Live Music 

The band is TBC but last time we were in Chicago we had the wonderful Lurri Bell perform. Expect something similar!


Ordering a Trophy

If you go on to be named in the official Top 50 Inspiring Workplaces, you are able to order a trophy direct from our manufacturer. We have done this to speed up the process and keep costs down for you.

Please contact Carla Regan at EFX trophies here [email protected].

They have the design and will quote you accordingly pending on quantity ordered.


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